Scottish Confederation of University and Research Libraries

Consortial Abbreviation: 
SCURL
Brief Description: 

SCURL collaborates on behalf of Scottish Higher Education and Research Libraries achieving best value for the investment on content for the benefit of our users.

Principal Consortial Functions: 
Collections sharing
Electronic content licensing
Electronic content loading/presentation
Storage facilities
Training
Other Functions: 
Collaborative professional development opportunities for our colleagues, collection management policies forScottish academic and research libraries, disaster and business recovery Community of Practice, Library Services Platform Task Force investigating potential for one LMS for SCURL members, Scottish Metadata Platform Group, Open Access Working Group, and Scottish Higher Education Digital Library
Mailing Address: 
Jill Evans SCURL National Library of Scotland 159 Causewayside Edinburgh EH9 1SL
Country: 
United Kingdom
Generic Phone Number: 
00 44 141 623 3940
Fax: 
0044 131 623 3984
Staff Contacts: 
Jill Evans SCURL Service Development Manager National Library of Scotland 159 Causewayside Edinburgh EH9 1SL T: 00 44 131 623 3940 J.evans@nls.uk
Number of Member Libraries (full or core members): 
20
Number of Affiliate Member Libraries: 
2
Types of Member Libraries: 
Academic
Public
Special
Other Types of Members: 
National Museums Scotland, and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Number of Staff: 
1.00